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Conservative MP for Thornhill (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 61.40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter .@GoAHealth joins @Health_PEI in providing HPV vaccinations for boys; when will Ontario and other provs get on board??

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Flashback to War of 1812 at Old Thornhill Villages Festival http://t.co/Oo1At7a3Pr

Posted on Twitter Beautiful day for this years Thornhill Village Festival lots to see and do here! http://t.co/kOVsZMRf96

Posted on Twitter Sunny skies and great turnout for Thornhill Village Festival..kudos to organizers and participants

Three days ago

Didn't vote on Vote #226 That the House proceed to First reading of Senate Public Bills.

This week

Voted No on Vote #225 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should reinstate the federal minimum wage and increase it ...

Posted on Twitter Thoughts and prayers are with Rob Ford and family as he commences an aggressive treatment regime

Posted on Twitter Powerful speeches before joint Parl session celebrating Canada #Ukraine solidarity by @pmharper and Pres Poroshenko

A week ago

Spoke in the House on HPV Vaccination Program Mr. Speaker, I rise today to thank colleagues on both sides of this House for the kind words and prayers during my recent medical bout with ...

Mentioned by Vancouver Sun (blog) PETER KENT'S CANCER: will it help with public funding of HPV vaccination in ... Conservative MP Peter Kent recently disclosed his battle against tongue and throat cancer, caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). The upside of Kent's experience is that it may help convince more parents to get their sons vaccinated against HPV. And it ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca 'I'm really lucky': Conservative MP Peter Kent opens up about stage 4 cancer and ... OTTAWA – Just before Christmas last year, Conservative MP Peter Kent discovered a lump in his throat. Doctors thought it was a minor cyst, but after an operation in February they made a much more ominous diagnosis: carcinoma in his lymph nodes.

Three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Didn't vote on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Didn't vote on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Peter Kent remembers Jim Flaherty ... Kent remembers Jim Flaherty. By Peter Kent Member of Parliament, Thornhill. Jim Flaherty and Peter Kent take part in a photo opportunity after making an announcement regarding ;. Jim Flaherty and Peter Kent take part in a photo opportunity after making an announcement regarding funding towards the Rouge National Urban Park in Scarborough, Ont., on Friday, May 25, 2012. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan ... was the Minister of the Environment between 2011 and 2013. He's currently the MP for Thornhill, Ont.

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Kitchener—Conestoga. I am delighted to speak today in support of economic action plan 2014. ...

Spoke in the House on Anti-Israel Boycott Campaign Mr. Speaker, Sodastream, an Israeli company that employs some 900 Palestinians, has become one of the targets of a dishonest boycott, divestment, and sanctions campaign that ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Pickering—Scarborough East. I am very pleased to have this opportunity to discuss the valuable ...

Spoke in the House on International Day of Commemoration of the Holocaust Mr. Speaker, I rise today to mark international Holocaust memorial day and to commemorate the victims of the Shoah. Last week I had the honour of ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2013 Act No. 2 Mr. Speaker, as I have listened to the debate in recent days, I have heard complaints from the opposition benches about repetition on our side of ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the first report of the Standing Committee on National Defence, entitled “NATO's Strategic Concept ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Kent seeks release of jailed Thornhill man All that the Cuban authorities have against him are “vague allegations and no formal charges,” said Thornhill MP Peter Kent, who visited Mr. Tokmakjian in Cuba's La Condesa prison, outside Havana, two weeks ago. Mr. Tokmakjian's company Tokmakjian ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Reeling in Recreational Fishing in Toronto: The Living City Foundation Receives ... Peter Kent, MP for Thornhill is joined by Brian Denney, CEO Toronto and Region Conservation, Scott Fortnum, Executive Director, The Living City Foundation, TRCA staff and a variety of native fish species, for a Fisheries and Oceans Canada funding ... "This ambitious project will provide a variety of habitats aimed at expanding native fish populations in the interest of recreational fishing and sport fish angling," said Thornhill Member of Parliament, Peter Kent, on behalf of the Federal Minister of Fisheries, the ...

Mentioned by 680 News Schwarzenegger's stunt double to host seminar in Vaughan Photo courtesy of: peterkent.com. Peter Kent, Arnold Schwarzenegger's stunt double. Peter Kent (not MP Peter Kent!) was stuntman to Arnold Schwarzenegger for 15 years in 15 movies including “Terminator 1,” “Terminator 2,” “Total Recall” and “True Lies.”.

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill S-15, An Act to amend the Canada National Parks Act and ... As usual, I'll begin with a brief statement and then would be pleased to answer any questions that members may have. As you know, there are ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, as announced in budget 2012, Parks Canada is consolidating and streamlining its service centres and national office as part of its efforts to help ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Review of the Draft Federal Sustainable Development Strategy 2013-2016 Thank you, Chair. It's always a pleasure to visit. Let me start off by expressing my sincere appreciation for the opportunity to discuss the 2013-2016 draft ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2013-14: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 under ... Thank you, Mr. Chair and committee members. Good morning. Good morning, everyone. Mr. Chair, I will start by expressing my sincere appreciation to the committee for ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Subject Matter of Clauses 425 to 432 (Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012) ... Thank you, Chair. Good afternoon, colleagues. As you have heard, with me today is my deputy minister, Bob Hamilton; the CEO of Parks Canada, Alan Latourelle; ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee of the Standing Committee on Finance on Bill C-38 committee on Bill C-38, Part 3 (Responsible Resource Development) Thank you. Good morning, honourable members. Mr. Chair, I am pleased to be here this morning as you commence your study of Bill C-38. I will ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2012-13: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30 ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, Mr. Chair and members of the committee, for this abbreviated session, circumstances being what they are. With me today are ...